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Tag Archives: nursing home

Waiting Too Long to Plan Will Limit Your Options

Many individuals wait until something bad happens before they decide to plan for the future.  Unfortunately, when it comes to making decisions about estate planning and elder care, waiting too long can severely limit your options. There are many reasons why people procrastinate but here are 5 reasons why you should start your estate planning […]

Nursing Home Resident Rights

Evaluating and Selecting a Nursing Home There is no task more difficult than finding a nursing home for a spouse or parent.  Few people want to live in a nursing home but these institutions serve as a last resort when it becomes impossible to provide the necessary care at home.  When selecting a nursing home […]

Long-Term Care Insurance

Prior posts have included a discussion about the proactive approach of addressing elder law issues. In particular, the legal documents that are necessary to appropriately plan for the future have been highlighted. Today, the last document of the four, the long-term care insurance (LTCI) policy will be introduced. With nursing home care costs soaring, it […]

Suspecting Nursing Home Abuse

One of the most difficult decisions you can make is determining the need to trust others for the care of the loved ones who dedicated their lives to you. However, unless you can provide the 24-hour attention required to ensure the health and safety of an aging family member, you may need to rely on […]

Preparing You and Your Loved Ones for Future Emergencies

Your parents and other loved ones dedicated their lives to providing the care you needed to become a responsible adult. However, as they age, medical and mental infirmities can reverse your roles as they begin to count on you for help. Their needs may increase over time, or a sudden accidental injury or medical emergency […]